Erin C. Watts is an Associate at Impact for Education. Erin brings a decade of experience with nonprofit and education organizations in Chicago, New York, and Dallas, where she worked on fundraising, operations, capacity building, and program evaluation projects, to the team. Most recently, she was an Associate Director with CCS Fundraising, where she worked with leading nonprofits to develop fundraising strategies and operational structures to drive mission impact. Prior to CCS, Erin worked with Story Pirates, a nationally respected arts education provider, to establish operational systems to support the organization’s national expansion, growing from a handful of pilot programs in New York City to established partnerships with more than 200 schools and community organizations across the country. Erin received her Masters of Public Policy from the University of Chicago Harris School of Public Policy and her BA in Political Science and Theater from Fordham University.